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Ransomware
A new report shows RaaS dominates, but defences are gaining the upper hand
While vulnerability disclosures increased 21% in the second half of 2021 and increasingly sophisticated criminal attacks made regular news, organisations fight back with targeted remediation efforts.
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Semiconductor
Semiconductor market continues to experience uncertainty, IDC finds
With COVID-19 continuing to impact the global economy in its second year, the semiconductor market continues to experience uneven shortages and tight supply, according to analysts IDC.
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IDC
IDC reveals its top 10 IT industry trends for Australia and New Zealand - report
The report reveals IDC's vision of how A/NZ organisations will deploy and consume technology over the next five years, and contribute to the growth of the digital economy.
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Artificial Intelligence
Embracing the Metaverse: Accenture's critical insight in Fjord Trends 2022 report
With the Metaverse set to drastically change the way companies conduct business, it is now more vital than ever for employers to prepare and respond accordingly. 
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M-Files
The three information management trends strengthening resilience in 2022
With recent business uncertainty, resilience has become one of the most important organisational values leaders can adopt.
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Retail
Retail trends for 2022 highlight adoption of new tech and staff retention as crucial
The overarching theme of these trends is set to encompass the adoption of news systems as the climate of in-store and online retail operations continues to rapidly evolve.
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Cyber attacks
Enea identifies trends that will shape the mobile industry in 2022
"We trust that the trends highlighted in this year’s report provide a roadmap for mobile operators to navigate our post-pandemic world.”
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Data Protection
Pure Storage's six essential technology trends to watch in 2022
While COVID-19 marked 2020 and 2021, 2022 is set to be a year of recovery with organisations settling into new ways of working.
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Cybersecurity
HID Global outlines several trends set to reshape the security industry in 2022 and beyond
With more than 30 years in the industry, HID Global is in a unique position to identify key enablers, disruptive events, and game-changing developments that will shape the security landscape in 2022.
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Gartner
Supply chain issues and low demand for Chomebooks drives down PC shipments
This is the first year-over-year decline following six consecutive quarters of growth. For the year, PC shipments reached 339.8 million units in 2021, a 9.9% increase from 2020.
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Design
Trends that will shape workspace layouts in 2022
In a post-pandemic world, with many buildings standing empty or only partially filled, what trends can we expect to see in office spaces that will draw people back and ensure maximum occupancy in the office? 
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Omnichannel
Mediaocean identifies challenges and opportunities of omnichannel marketing and CTV
"As we head into 2022, it’s heartening to see our market adapt and evolve into one that’s more effective and resilient with leadership taking the inherent challenges in stride.”
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Gartner
Consumer's paradigms are shifting - what it means for marketers and brands
“Marketers must recognise that consumers are in the midst of an exhausting practical and spiritual overhaul. That presents an opportunity for their brands to be facilitators of change."
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Artificial Intelligence
Alibaba reveals its top 10 tech trends for the year ahead
Alibaba DAMO Academy has released its forecast of the leading trends it believes will shape the tech industry in 2022.
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Internet of Things
Global consumer IoT market expected to grow 15.9% to hit $204.8 billion by 2027
The growth of the overall consumer IoT market is expected to be driven by the growing adoption of connected healthcare devices such as remote monitoring equipment and heart-rate monitoring devices.
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Internet of Things
IoT spending to reach $437 billion by 2025, IDC finds
“IoT in the Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) markets continues to grow steadily across multiple industries including transportation, retail, manufacturing, resources and utilities."
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ABI Research
2022 will see 452,000 mobile robot shipments, a massive increase over 2021
ABI Research's 2022 trend report identifies the two industrial, collaborative, and industrial robotics market trends that will deliver in 2022 -and the one that won't.
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iPaaS
iPaaS market set to grow more than $10B in five years
The Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) market size is expected to grow from US$3.7 billion in 2021 to US$13.9 billion by 2026, at a compound annual growth rate of 30.3% during the forecast period.
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Gartner
Digital currencies on the up, role of CFO more important than ever
By 2024, 20% of large organisations will use digital currencies for payments, stored value or collateral, according to the analyst firm Gartner.
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Malware
End of 2021 marks drop in cyber attacks, and increase in remote access malware
In Q3 2021 there has been a decrease in the number of unique cyber attacks, however there’s been an increase in the share of attacks against individuals, and also a rise in attacks involving remote access malware.
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Mastercard
Mastercard: Digital resilience and experience spending key trends for 2022
Shifts in household savings, economic growth, leisure travel recovery and consumer spending on stuff versus experiences are in focus as businesses continue to move digital.
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Cyber Threats
IDC: Digital transformation investments lead to increased cyber threats for APAC
IDC has explored what the cyber threat landscape will look like in the new year, with a few key predictions around different attack models and possible solutions.
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Remote Working
IT leader predicts HR tech trends for 2022
With 2022 guaranteed to show continued growth and development in HR tech software, Nick Bailey from WorkForce Software lays out several key insights for the year to come.
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Cyber attacks
IT and comms top sectors targeted by cyber criminals, AI provides a solution
“Over the last 12 months, it is clear that attackers are relentlessly trying to access the networks of trusted suppliers in the IT and communications sector."